Translation Project Manager
Salary: £22,000-£28,000 (based on experience and skill set).
Contract: Full time, permanent.
Universal Language Solutions (ULS) is currently seeking a full-time talented Translation Project Manager to work on projects across our diverse & growing global client base at our office in South London. A successful candidate will have project management experience in the translation industry and be able to make an impact on the company operation from the outset.
Manage projects, including, but not limited to translation, subtitling, transcreation and interpreting
Manage and lead all assigned projects in an efficient manner to ensure client retention, satisfaction and repeat revenue growth
Co-ordinate, negotiate with and recruit linguists
Take responsibility for the quality of all work delivered (Quality Control)
Prepare quotations in line with our client’s and the company’s expectations
Develop and prepare file packages and oversee file engineering tasks
Liaise with clients and build and maintain good professional relationships
Perform short translations, proofreading and QA tasks
The successful applicant will have experience in translation & language services. Essential skills include:
Multitasking and good time management
Flexibility to work independently, as part of a team and under supervision
Customer focused, keen to exceed client expectations
Ability to tailor work flows according to client needs
Understanding of key financial principles
University degree (preferably in linguistic/translation related studies) or a degree in business administration
Proven knowledge and use of SDL Trados Studio and / or other CAT Tools
Excellent knowledge of MS Office and familiarity with different file formats
Detail orientated with the ability to multitask
Problem solving, decision making and analytical skills
Communication, negotiation and organisation skills
Fluent speaking or very good command of English
Localisation and/or file engineering skills and knowledge
Customer service and sales skills/experience
Proficient knowledge of other languages
Machine translation & post editing experience
If you feel you have the skills and experience to be successful in this role then apply today!